Mountain View

 

 

2017

 
●   Strong Grahamstown connection at township book fest
●   Curriculum 2017 - Back To School Or Back To Coloniality?
 
BUSINESS DAY:
●  Festival rewrites colonial narrative and plots future of black literature (see attached)
 
CITY PRESS:
• Abantu Book Festival returns:
https://www.news24.com/Books/abantu-book-festival-returns- 20171105-2
●  Black Love for Black Books: (see attached)
 
MAIL & GUARDIAN:
●  Abantu, You Are on Your Own: https://mg.co.za/article/2017-11-03-00-abantu-you-are-on-your-own 
 
HUFFINGTON POST:
●  A literary Mix of Love and Magic:
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.za/zimkhitha-mathunjwa/abantu-book-festival-a-literary-mix-of-love-and-magic_a_23303524/
 
 
AFRIKA NEWS:
●  Soweto, hosts Abantu Book Festival again:
https://www.afrika-news.com/soweto-hosts-abantu-book-festival/
 
DAILY VOX:
●  How-abantu-book-festival-is-getting-kids-excited-about-reading:
http://www.thedailyvox.co.za/thando-mgqolozana-on-how-abantu-book-festival-is-getting-kids-excited-about-reading-mohammed-jameel-abdulla/
●  Laughter, Tears and Collective Exhalation:
https://www.thedailyvox.co.za/laughter-tears-and-collective-exhalation-why-we-need-the-abantu-book-festival-zukiswa-wanner/
 
 

2016

 
●   A Book Festival for Black People by Don Makatile
●   Abantu Book Festival sees a big turnout in its inaugural year
●   Literary Stars Get Lit
●   Book affair aims to liberate writing and publishing from the monopoly
●   Black to the future: why you should go to the Abantu Book Festival
 

2015

 
●   RIP South African Literature
 



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